Meeting and Event Calendar
RATS holds six meetings per year. Regular meetings are usually scheduled for a Friday evening starting at 5:00 p.m., and include tool sales, a general meeting, a themed presentation, and a small auction.
Regular meetings are held in February, April, June, September, and November. The annual RATS Gathering is held in December and is our biggest and best event of the year, with a big potluck dinner, desserts, lots of good tools for sale and an auction.
Friday, November 1, 2019 - Regular meeting, Pocahontas Middle School, 12000 Three Chopt Rd., Henrico, VA
Wednesday, December 11, 2019
Same Location as Last Year
Church of the Redeemer - 8275 Meadowbridge Rd, Mechanicsville, VA 23116
Doors open at 4:00 - tool sales start by 5:00 p.m. Dinner at 7:00.
Area Gas Engine Shows
July 11, 12, 13, 14 – Easton, MD
46th Tuckahoe Steam and Gas Engine Reunion and Show
July 17, 18, 19, 20 – Bridgewater, VA
Bridgewater Lawn Party
July 26, 27, 28 – Berryville, VA
53rd Annual Pageant of Steam, Shenandoah Valley Steam & Gas Engine Association
Sept 13, 14, 15 – Somerset, VA
Somerset Steam and Gas Engine Pasture Party
Sept 20, 21, 22 – Rockville, VA
Rockville-Centerville Steam and Gas Historical Assoc. Field Day of the Past
Oct 12, 13 – Luray, VA
50th Annual Page County Heritage Festival